Mount Ethelred
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -14°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the NNW by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat morning, min -15°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Fri morning, gales from the NNE by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Mon morning, min -18°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue morning, fresh winds from the W by Wed night).

Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
30 W30
30 WSW30
40 WSW40
40 WNW40
45 W45
30 WNW30
30 W30
25 WNW25
25 NNW25
20 NNW20
20 N20
30 N30
40 N40
45 N45
60 NNE60
60 NNE60
55 NNE55
35 NNE35
25 N25
20 N20
10 NNW10
10 N10
5 WSW5
15 NW15
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
30 W30
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
8 8 10 32 30 26 6 1 4 2 1 1 2 2 7 5 4 9 5 7 11 7 4 10 5 6 8
High °C
-14 -14 -11 -10 -9 -7 -8 -9 -9 -11 -11 -9 -8 -8 -9 -12 -12 -14 -14 -14 -14 -16 -16 -16 -17 -16 -16
Low °C
-14 -14 -14 -11 -9 -8 -8 -9 -11 -11 -11 -11 -8 -8 -12 -12 -13 -15 -15 -14 -16 -16 -16 -17 -17 -16 -16
Chill °C
-25 -25 -21 -20 -20 -16 -17 -17 -17 -19 -20 -19 -18 -19 -21 -25 -25 -26 -24 -23 -20 -22 -20 -23 -27 -26 -27
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 350 550 550 400 0 0 100 0 200 500 200 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
4:56 - - 4:50 - - 4:45 - - 4:39 - - 4:33 - - 4:28 - - 4:24 - - 4:18 - - 4:11 - -
Sunset
- 9:52 - - 9:57 - - 10:01 - - 10:07 - - 10:12 - - 10:16 - - 10:22 - - 10:28 - - 10:34 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Ethelred at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Ethelred. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Antarctica.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Fossil Bluff
147 km SSE
55m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 150).
San-Martin-Base
235 km NNE
4m alt.
1 hour ago
0.8° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 140).
1.5 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Point Research Station
285 km NNE
16m alt.
1 hour ago
0.3° C
partially cloudy
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
46
Strong winds from the N
(46 kph at 360).
36 km
Mid: overcast
Butler Island
407 km SE
91m alt.
1 hour ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
Larsen Ice
503 km NE
17m alt.
1 hour ago
No report.
Wind obs. (7 kph from 250 degs) was rejected
.

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount Ethelred and within an acceptable time window.